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Edgar DEVITT

Regimental number4230
Place of birthIlford England
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Thomas Devitt, Homestead, Westford Road, Essex, England
Enlistment date22 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records21
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
98
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Rosa DEVITT, The Homestead, Westward Road, South Chingford, Essex, England. Born at Manor Park, Essex
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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